Thursday, 23 January 2020, 12:13:44 pm
Elections in Afghanistan becoming more necessary by the hour: EU Special envoy
September 09, 2019


The European Union’s special envoy for Afghanistan Roland Kobia has said presidential elections must be held in the country this month.

In a Twitter post, he said elections are more necessary by the hour as the country needs a political leadership that has received a renewed democratic mandate from its citizens.

Afghan Presidential elections are scheduled for 28th of this month, but the Taliban are opposed to the polls.